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Comprehensive Tax Reform in California: A Contextual Framework

A Message from California State Controller Betty T. Yee

The following framework incorporates the diverse and sometimes conflicting insights of my Council of Economic Advisors on Tax Reform.  Pulling together the puzzling patchwork of tax policy, we show that reform must go beyond discussion of rates.  Read full message...

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A Message from the Controller’s Council of Economic Advisors on Tax Reform

Chapter 1: Improving Fiscal Management

Chapter 2: Here and Now: the Current Tax System

Chapter 3: What If…? The Effects of Two Legislative Proposals as Components of Tax Reform

Chapter 4: From Gold to Silicon: California’s Economy and Tax Structure

Chapter 5: Other Issues at Stake

Chapter 6: Time for Change

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Endnotes